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Basilique du Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre

Basilique du Sacré Coeur, Paris © OTCP - Amélie Dupont

The Sacré-Coeur, consecrated in 1919, is one of the most iconic monuments in Paris. At the top of the Butte Montmarte, it...

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35 rue du Chevalier de la Barre

75018 Paris

District : Montmartre - La Chapelle

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Description
The Sacré-Coeur, consecrated in 1919, is one of the most iconic monuments in Paris. At the top of the Butte Montmarte, it has one of the most beautiful panoramic views of the capital, from more than 400 metres above ground. In a Roman-Byzantine style, the Sacré Coeur is recognizable by its white colour. Inside the building, the ceiling is decorated with the largest mosaic in France measuring about 480 m². The crypt is also worth a visit. And to go even higher up, visitors can access the dome where the 360° view of Paris is magnificent. A short walk from the Sacré Coeur is the Place du Tertre, the district of Abbesses with its steep, winding roads, and at the bottom of the hill, the famous Moulin Rouge cabaret.
Basilique du Sacré Coeur, Paris © OTCP - Amélie Dupont

Basilique du Sacré Coeur

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Touriste devant le Sacré Coeur

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La Basilique du Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre, Paris © Thinkstock

Sacré Coeur

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Montmartre Sacré Coeur nuit

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Basilique du Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre, vue de nuit, Paris © Fotolia - Laurent Davaine

Basilique du Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre - Vue de nuit

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Basilique du Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre, vue de jour, Paris © Fotolia - Laurent Davaine

Basilique du Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre - Vue de jour

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The Sacré-Cœur Basilica

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Viewpoint

View of Paris from the dome.

Architectural style

Neo byzantine

Collections

Architecture, History, Painting, Sculpture,

Statute

National

Services and facilities of the establishment
Services

Gift shop

Documentation in a foreign language

English, German, Spanish, Italian

Gift shop

The shop is open every day, except Monday, from 9.15am to 5.30pm.

Other

Bookshop

Business area
Number of meeting rooms

0

Number of private rooms

0

Room rental

No

Entrance fees and modalities
Independent tour

Dome and crypt: €8 / €5 (4-16yrs) Dome: €6 / €4 (4-16yrs) Crypt: €3 €2 (4-16yrs) Guided tours are not authorized in the basilica. A chaplain or a nun may meet with you upon prior request.

Free

Entry to the basilica is free for all visitors.

Free for young people and children

Under 4s

Free and reduced for disabled people

Free and reduced for disabled people : Entrance to the basilica is free for everyone.

Opening times
Exceptional closure

Annual closure of the dome and the crypt: from the 1st to the 15th of January.

Opening times

The basilica is open everyday from 6am to 10.30pm (last entry at 10.15pm for visitors). The dome : 8.30am-8pm from May to September; 9am-5pm from October to April.

Details of opening times

The library and reception: open every day except Monday.

Exceptional opening

1 January, Easter, Easter Monday, Ascension Day, 8 May, Whitsuntide, Whit Monday, 14 July, 15 August, 1 November, 11 November, 25 December

Basilique du Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre

35 rue du Chevalier de la Barre, 75018 Paris

Events
Christmas masses at the Basilique du Sacré Coeur de Montmartre

from Tuesday 24 December 2013 to Wednesday 25 December 2013


Christmas masses at the Basilique du Sacré Coeur de Montmartre

from Thursday 24 December 2015 to Friday 25 December 2015

Retrouvez les messes célébrées les 24 et 25 décembre en la Basilique du Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre


Address details
Basilique du Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre

35 rue du Chevalier de la Barre
75018 Paris
GPS : 48.8861832 / 2.3431200999999646

Telephone : +33 (0) 1 53 41 89 00 - Fax : +33 (0) 1 53 41 89 19

Contact

Event website : www.sacre-coeur-montmartre.com

Access

District : Montmartre - La Chapelle

  • Subway Anvers
  • Bus 30, 31, 54, 80, 85, Montmartrobus

Other modes of transport : Funicular railway

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Access facilities offered to disabled people

Entrance to the basilica is free for everyone.

More information on accessibility

- Physical disability: A ramp and a lift are available at 35 Rue du Chevalier de la Barre behind the basilica at the usual opening times.


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